Emily Browne, Arts ’11, Grad ’13, and Mara Brandli, Arts ’11, transformed lunch for eight of their students at Hope Christian High School and Carmen High School of Science and Technology into a summit on race in Milwaukee. The students from the city’s north and south sides brought questions and stereotypes to the surface. Respectful, open and honest — that’s conversation the teachers hoped for and got. “One of my big takeaways was seeing students who were so easily willing and able to make friends from the north and south sides of Milwaukee,” Browne says.
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